Citizen Action Monitor

Did citizen’s social media action fend off Enbridge’s attempt to silence anti-pipeline activist group?’s office was raided in attempt to collect on $14,000 in court costs awarded to Enbridge in 2014 legal battle. No 2078 Posted by fw, October 19, 2017 “Two sheriffs … Continue reading

October 19, 2017

Can just six activists delay Enbridge’s Line 9 project and raise community awareness in the process?

Maybe, maybe not. But at least this Belleville Ontario Six are giving it their best shot No 980 Posted by fw, February 17, 2014 Act as if what you do … Continue reading

February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Controversy swirling around Line 9 proposal continues to be ignored by Enbridge and NEB

Ontario and Quebec municipalities have reasons to be concerned about the company’s transparency No 932 Posted by fw, December 15, 2013 “Controversy continues to swirl around both the National Energy Board and … Continue reading

December 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Enbridge Line 9 proposal poses major threat to jobs and safety say Ontario, Quebec opponents

FIVE protest rallies planned for Toronto and Hamilton this month No 870 Posted by fw, October 04, 2013 “Canada’s two largest cities [Toronto, Montreal] are raising strong objections to Enbridge’s … Continue reading

October 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Enbridge scaremongering – thousands of workers will be on the street if Line 9 plans rejected

Enbridge insists LINE 9 won’t be used to move bitumen to Maine No 858 Posted by fw, September 23, 2013 “…the company insisting that it has dropped its earlier “trailbreaker plan” to … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Getting arrested may be easiest way for citizens to have say in Line 9 convoluted official process

Complaints about process raised by ordinary citizens, City of Hamilton, emergency responders, First Nations Chiefs of Ontario, Council of Canadians, and Hamilton 350 Committee No 825 Posted by fw, August … Continue reading

August 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

As expected, Harper’s evisceration of environmental legislation allows Enbridge to evade Line 9 questions

Pipeline company simply refuses to answer questions from group of Ontario municipalities and Ministry of Energy No 808 Posted by fw, July 16, 2013 “Enbridge has deemed that more than two dozen … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Protesters across Canada join civil disobedience actions against Enbridge’s Line 9

Stand in solidarity with Swamp Line 9 activists in Hamilton No 795 Posted by fw, July 2, 2013 “The week’s developments around the Swamp Line 9 occupation and its corresponding … Continue reading

July 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Enbridge serves injunction against protesters occupying its pumping station near Hamilton

“The injunction means our strategies for how to stop this project need to adapt” No 791 Posted by fw, June 26, 2013 ***BREAKING NEWS*** 20 Activists Arrested at Tar Sands … Continue reading

June 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Citizens urged to force hand of National Energy Board over outrageous Line 9 application rules

Either allow citizens’ applications, or, by rejecting, confirm public input not welcome at review process No 722 Posted by fw, April 17, 2013 “The newly-revealed NEB rules were imposed by … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Harper’s new rules muzzle public dissent at Line 9 pipeline hearings

To testify at hearings, people must submit 10-page application to request permission to appear No 711 Posted by fw, April 07, 2013 “The application to submit a letter of comment requires a … Continue reading

April 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Confusion and controversy abound in southern Ontario communities over Enbridge’s Line 9 proposal

Rural residents see Enbridge as a “good corporate citizen” and appreciate offers of financial support No 677 Posted by fw, February 17, 2013 Those remarkable folks at Hamilton’s Citizens at … Continue reading

February 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Growing Canadian and US opposition to plan to pipe dirty tar sands oil from Alberta to Maine

Given disastrous 2010 Enbridge pipeline rupture in Michigan, and company’s “Keystone Cops” response, public has right to be concerned No 660 Posted by fw, January 22, 2013 Thanks to the … Continue reading

January 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Quebec citizen activists gearing up to stop Enbridge tar sands pipeline

This project “is a bad deal for everyone and everything but Enbridge” No 657 Posted by fw, January 19, 2013 “Three years of organized civil resistance prevented the construction of … Continue reading

January 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Enbridge on track to complete plan to pipe tar sands oil east – How will grassroots activists respond?

In sellout to Mammon, federal and provincial parties, including Quebec’s PQ government and union, appear to be onside with a plan promising to be a revenue and job generator No … Continue reading

December 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Growing grassroots action out to stop Enbridge plan to pipe tar sands crude through Ontario and Quebec

Awareness-raising events have begun receiving coverage in mainstream media No 621 Posted by fw, November 23, 2012 “Teach-in delivers a clear grass roots message: there is now a strong basis … Continue reading

November 23, 2012 · Leave a comment